ANOTHER Must-Read Article About Libraries Today

Thanks, again, to Penni Vogel for sharing!

http://www.forbes.com/sites/davidvinjamuri/2013/01/16/why-public-libraries-matter-and-how-they-can-do-more/

The Future: Public Libraries as Local Centers For Book Discovery, by David Vinjamuri

“Libraries support three core missions: promoting reading, offering access to information and anchoring communities. Although individual library systems may communicate these priorities differently, most of the librarians I interviewed broadly agreed with these goals. All three missions contribute to make a library of the twenty first century the ideal place to discover new books.”

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